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- noun (Law) a sum of money paid in compensation for an injury or wrong.
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- verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of
- noun law The money paid or awarded to a
claimant(in England), a pursuer(in Scotland) or a plaintiff(in the US) in a civil action.
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- noun a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
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